The 2nd Inter Khalsa Colleges Diwali Tournament Concluded
The four-day-long 2nd Inter-Khalsa Colleges Diwali Tournament concluded at Khalsa College here today and the host College emerged as overall champion. More than 500 students from 17 educational institutions under Khalsa College Charitable Society (KCCS) competed for the trophy. The competitions were held for cricket, athletics, basketball volleyball, badminton and tug of war and the girl students participated enthusiastically in the sports events.
KCGC honourary secretary Rajinder Mohan Singh Chhina presided over the prize distribution function in which he batted for the sportsman’s spirit and how the participation in the events help to shape the overall personality of the students. Khalsa University Vice Chancellor Dr.SS Chahal was also present during the event. Chhina said that the aim of the event was to inculcate the sense of togetherness amongst the colleges under the Society.
He appreciated the contribution of Khalsa College Amritsar Principal Dr.Mehal Singh who made elaborate arrangements to hold the sports competitions. Principal Mehal Singh read out the detail sports report of the College and welcomed the guests which included the principals of all Khalsa Institutions.
Chhina said Khalsa institutions had been in the forefront to provide best talent to the national pool in various sports and such events help them to polish their skills of the sportsmanship. Colleges’ sports in charge Dr.Daljit Singh said we need to encourage sports in the times when the youth were indulging in non-sporting activities more and more.
Khalsa University Registrar Dr.JS Dhillon, KCW Principal Dr.Sukhbir Kaur Mahal, Dr.Amarpal Singh, Dr.HB Singh, Principal Sarvjit Brar, DK Sandhu, Gurinderjit Kaur, staff and students were present in large number.